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Join our area that has a lot of American history and old fashioned hospitality. Hampton, TN US

  • United States
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  • Last activity: 23 Feb 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 1 month



  • Description


    My Husband and I run a small Rustic cabin and campground near the Appalachian Trail. We are brand new in this area and are looking for a couple with similar interest and experience. We would love to have a couple that we can build a trusting relationship with who enjoys being outdoors, camping, talking to hikers and campers and doesn't mind a little hard work in the rain, snow or sunshine.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Where we are located we meet people from all over the world. Our area has a lot of American history and old fashioned American hospitality.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We are currently looking for assistance for General maintenance, ei... pressure washing, yard work/ Cleaning (bed making, sweeping, vacuuming/ Grounds keeping, Wood cutting, wood splitting with machines.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We are specifically looking for a middle aged mature couple who are interested in parking their own Travel Trailer/RV on our property with Water/Sewer/50 Amp hook up. We would be happy to provide meals in exchange for help around the property as listed above.
    We also have Rustic Cabins we can house guest during our slow season.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bristol Motor Speedway
    Catch a race or one of its many special events throughout the year.

    Mountain Biking
    Watershed Trail (8 miles)- A single track trail in Hampton, recommended for intermediate level to advanced riders. Ranges from dirt and rock to flat and hills. This trail offers a good variety. Free and open to the public.

    Sycamore Shoals State Historical Park
    This park was built around a re-creation of historic Fort Watauga at the head of the shoals on the Watauga River by the Watauga Historical Association to preserve one of the few remaining sites of the early frontier. Today, Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park is used as a backdrop for one of Tennessee’s longest running outdoor dramas, which runs each July.

    The Doe: The Doe River is primarily a wet-weather stream, since it’s free flowing. Although it can be run in mid summer during years with plenty of rainfall. There is a 5.5 mile stretch between Hampton and Elizabethton that are rated class I and II.

    The Watauga: The friendly section of whitewater on the Watauga begins below the Wilbur Dam and winds past agricultural lands into the town of Elizabethton. An easy float trip, with a couple of class I and II rapids. Commercial rafting is available for portions of this 10 -mile section.

    Rhododendron Gardens
    Atop majestic Roan Mountain, 6,285 feet above sea level, grows the largest natural display of Catawba rhododendron in the world. Beautiful any season of the year, the gardens full bloom is in mid-June.

    The Appalachian Trail
    The world’s longest footpath, stretching 2,100 miles, crosses through Carter County. Roughly 60 of those miles wind through the mountains in Carter County, ranging in elevation from 1,750 feet along the shore line of Watauga Lake to 6,285 feet on Roan Mountain.

    Wautaga Point Recreation Area
    Located on the southern shore of Watauga Lake in Carter County. Large shade trees scattered throughout grassy areas provide a park setting for picnicking and sunbathing. In addition to picnic facilities there is a designated swim area in the lake.

    Drive-In Movies
    Visit the State Line Drive-In for movie. This theater has a wonderful family environment and shows movies May-September. To view current showings visit their website.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have three 50 amp, full hook up sites and four 30 amp, partial hook up sites that are suitable for work-away guest with Trailers. We recommend 26' and under for Travel Trailer and 35' for Motorhomes do to 4-5 tight switch backs on Dennis Cove Road coming up our mountain.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 671742352284



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